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New Spring Nail Colors Perfect for Engagement Ring Selfies!!! Copy

April 22, 2016
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Spring has sprung and it’s the perfect time for a fresh mani in a bright, cheerful hue. Whether you’re newly engaged or in the middle of wedding planning, a manicure is a pick-me-up that can help keep your digits in top #ringselfie form. Think bright manis aren’t bridal? Think again. We love the idea of making your nails your “something blue,” or even matching them to your bouquet! Just make sure to slip a bottle of your nail polish in your clutch on your wedding day to make fixing chips or nicks a snap.

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Say goodbye to winter (offically!) with this sweet lilac polish.

Deborah Lippmann, The Pleasure Principle, $20, DeborahLippman.com

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True to its name, this shade has a sassy pop of color. A bright pink with red undertones is the perfect shade for transitioning from spring to warmer summer months.

OPI, She’s A Bad Muffuletta, $10, Ulta.com

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Lounging never looked so good when sporting this pop of pink. The best thing about this warmer blush hue? It’s versatile enough to work with any flirty spring outfit.

Essie, Lounge Lover, $8.50, Ulta.com

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Dreamy iridescent polish pairs perfectly with any diamond engagement ring. It’s a subtle way to accent the sparkle that is already on you ring finger.

Zoya, Leia, $10, Zoya.com

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This cosmic color brings the beauty of a sunset to your fingertips. Planning a destination wedding or honeymoon? This is the shade for you.

Dior, Vernis, Cosmic, $27, Dior.com

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This cool mint hue gives off seriously soothing vibes. Pair with a metallic accent nail to take your mani to the next level.

Formula X, Color Curators Edition: Aimee Song, Song of Style, Mintfluencer $12.50, Sephora.com

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You can’t go wrong with a tried and true neutral shade. This on has the perfect combination of pink and taupe undertones.

Nails Inc., Nailpure, London Court, $14, Sephora.com

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Addicted to a darker mani? This is the shade for you. The hints of purple add to the depth of this foggy silver color.

Dolce & Gabbana, The Nail Lacquer, Tahitian Grey, $27, Sephora.com

 

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LUSH Massage Bars are Sprouting in Users Showers! Copy

April 1, 2016
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Any one who has gotten a gift or thank-you from the Makeup In The 702 team in the last 5 years has probably gotten a LUSH bath bomb, scrub or other yummy product because we LOVE LUSH!!!!!!!!

It smells AMAZING!!! The scrubs get the job done- for real!! And they use natural and responsibly sourced ingredients in their products- What’s not to love?!?

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In the past few weeks I’ve seen some suspect posts on Instagram FaceBook of plants growing our of peoples showers and sinks and didn’t know what to think, so I did a bit of my own online digging and this was the best I found.Lush 2

 

Lush’s Wiccy Magic Muscles massage bar  contains aduki beans for its superb nourishing and exfoliating purposes. But those users that are lathering up with the bar are finding that if the beans drip into your drain, and gets just the right amount of moisture and humidity (and come on- its the shower…..moisture and humidity is PERFECT) they could sprout their very own little plants. A shower garden!!

 

Lush Diva Extraordinaire, co-founder and product inventor Helen Ambrosen told BuzzFeed: “We use organic aduki beans to create a texture in the massage bar, so that you’ve got small bead like shapes to massage the muscles. In order for the beans to germinate they must of been left in the shower for a few days. The results you get just go to show how fresh the ingredients really are.”

We are with Helen!!! Knowing the damage that plastic micro beads are wrecking on the environment, I am far more comfortable with the potential of sprouts in my drain than pollution in my water ways.

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(Info from –PopSugar)

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Amanda and Michael Say “I Do” with a Vintage Vegas Inspired Wedding Copy

March 24, 2016
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One magical May afternoon nestled in the charming grounds at A Secret Garden, Amanda and Michael became husband and wife surrounded by all of their family and friends. The rain had cleared up just in time for the couple to say their “I Dos,” which helped make their wedding day that much more beautiful!

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To help plan their perfect wedding, Amanda and Michael attended one of our great Bridal Spectacular shows to get them started. After all of their research, they chose to get married at A Secret Garden on May 22, 2015 and selected High Class Studios to capture all of their beautiful moments.

 

 

As featured in the spring issue of Spectacular Bride Magazine, Amanda and Michael’s wedding started with a gorgeous garden ceremony followed by an al fresco reception underneath the night sky and sparkling stars. Vintage inspired, their theme was sheer perfection. From the glistening festoon lighting and lanterns suspended above, to the charming sunflower bouquets and beautiful antique details, Amanda and Michael’s wedding was utterly breathtaking.

 

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The couple said everything was perfect — completely stress and error free. Amanda added that some people say that if it rains on your wedding day, you will have good luck. Not only did it rain a little before their ceremony, but there was also an earthquake!

 

The couple added, “if you are considering getting married in Las Vegas, turn to High Class Studios for all of your entertainment, lighting, photography, and video needs.” Amanda and Michael also said A Secret Garden is the best venue in Las Vegas. “It lives up to the name “secret garden.” It is an oasis in the desert. All of the people at the venue work tirelessly to ensure your day is magical.”

 

We could not agree more! We hope you enjoy these stunning photos of Amanda and Michael’s magical day at A Secret Garden as captured through the lens of High Class Studios.

About High Class Studios

Originally created by award-winning photographer, Ella Gagiano and her husband Jason, who has been in the entertainment and video production industry for 20 years, High Class Studios is your dream team for wedding photography and videography. Ella and Jason say life is so short and they are honored to help couples make their special wedding day even more special — and to also keep those memories alive for many years to come with their beautiful story telling, breathtaking photography and amazing cinema-style videography. At High Class Studios, they handle every aspect of your wedding and pride themselves on unparalleled quality at competitive rates.

Thank you to all of the talented wedding professionals who helped make Amanda and Michael’s beautiful wedding possible:

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Alicia stuns at her desert maternity shoot with Orange Soda Photography

March 4, 2016
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From Orange Soda Photography

 

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It is always such a pleasure to be asked to help with hair and makeup for the special events in our friends and families lives!! The fun is amplified even more when they tell you that they have such a unique idea for their shoot.3.4 Blog 2

Chris and Alicia are fellow wedding vendors out here in Las Vegas and the owners of Orange Soda Photography, a few weeks ago they welcomed a new baby boy to the family!!

When they got married in 2011 they had their engagement shoot done out on the ever-mysterious Zzyzx Road that lies between Las Vegas and Los Angeles. They thought it would be a fun way to bring things full circle and shoot the lovely Alicia out there for a maternity session.

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Black Dress Bridal- A Creative Collaboration

February 26, 2016
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We LOVE Brides!!!!! We LOVE Weddings!!! We LOVE Love!!!!!

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Buuuuuuuut when one of the many incredibly talented and innovative folks around the Las Vegas valley asks us to be part of a project for purely fun and creative purposes we ALWAYS jump at the opportunity!!

When the amazing Kristin Joy told us about her vision of a black wedding dress on the dry lake beds and told us all the creative people that were going to participating we knew we just had to be part of it!

 

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From delicate calligraphy work from Open Ink Stand, to whimsical flowers from Opal Floral, no detail was spared and the results were completely beautiful!!!

 

To see the whole collection of images check out Kristin Joys site.

 

 

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Chelsea Nicole Engagement Shoot

December 4, 2015
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Danielle and Craig’s story began in the halls of the UNLV Architecture program when they were freshmen in 2004. They were in several classes together and team mates on various projects while they were students and from there a strong friendship grew. The pair stayed in touch via social media, but the magic really began in 2009, when Danielle came back to Las Vegas for a visit.
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For their engagement photos, the incredibly talented photographer Chelsea Nicole took the duo and their adorable pit-bull terrier Shadow out to the lake bed and captured some really breathtaking shots.
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Because of their shared background in design and architecture they came up with a PERFECT theme for their wedding- “BUILT ON LOVE” with accents of Lego incorporated into the wedding- how clever!!! Craig and Danielle got married in a lovely fall ceremony last month at Legends Ranch, and we cannot wait to see how it all “stacks up”…….sorry, we just had to!!
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Vendor Details

Photography: Chelsea Nicole

Hair & Makeup: Makeup In The 702

Venue: Legends Ranch

 

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